When I updated a local MATLAB install to 2016a, I ran into the same problem with Math::Random. In this post, I wrote about how I fixed MATLAB for use of a local Perl install. (I found it, again, when searching
I was interviewed some time ago for computerscience.org. The site has recently become active and here’s the link to my interview: Jon M. Ernstberger Honored by the Interview I was excited to give this interview for quite a few reasons.
Almost two years ago now, I wrote a series of blog posts dealing with the lessons learned from an online college algebra course. I was in a second or third season as an online instructor and thought if I added
About two years ago I proposed that the Southeastern section of the MAA (Mathematical Association of America) adopt some social media. Consequently, I was permitted to handle those accounts. In close discussion with Jim Gleason (UA, webmaster for MAASE), we
Introduction A recurring problem has found one student who has been using MikTeX on a Windows 8 machine to be exceptionally frustrated. The problem felt like it was completely unrepeatable but non-fixable. Here’s what we did and where we started.